Faculty & Research

Bidhan L. Parmar

Bidhan L. Parmar, Assistant Professor in Business Administration

  • BA, University of Virginia; MBA, PhD, University of Virginia
Office: FOB157
Phone: +1-434-924-6478
E-mail: parmarb@darden.virginia.edu

Biography

Assistant Professor Bidhan ("Bobby") Parmar teaches First Year Ethics and a Second Year elective on collaboration at the Darden School of Business. Parmar's research interests focus on how managers make decisions and collaborate in uncertain and changing environments to create value for stakeholders. His work helps executive better handle ambiguity in their decision making. His recent research examines the impact of authority on moral decision making in organizations. Parmar’s work has been published in Organization Science and the Journal of Business Ethics.

Parmar is a fellow at the Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics and the Olsson Center for Applied Ethics. Prior to teaching at Darden, Parmar taught at the U.Va. McIntire School of Commerce.

Parmar lives in Charlottesville with his wife and two daughters.

Expertise

Decision Making and Ambiguity
Business Ethics and Leadership
Collaboration
Stakeholder Management

MBA Courses

First Year Ethics
First Year Leading Organizations
Second Year Collaboration Lab